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Saturday, 6 April 1935
Home International Championship 1934-35 (47th) Match

Scotland 2 England 0 [1-0]

Match Summary
Scotland Squad

England Squad

Hampden Park, Kinghorn Drive, Mount Florida, Glasgow
Attendance: 129,693;
Receipts: £13,000; Kick-off tbc
Live on Scottish Regional Radio (National Radio from 3.15pm, after Boat Race) - commentator: George Allison

Scotland - Douglas Duncan (headed in from a slow Napier corner 43, a jumping header from a Napier corner 50)
Results 1930-39

? won the toss, ? kicked-off.


Match Summary





Referee - Samuel Thompson
Belfast, Ireland (x)

Linesmen - x

Teams presented to the Duke of York

x Goal Attempts x
x Attempts on Target x
x Hit Bar/Post x
x Corner Kicks Won x
x Offside Calls Against x
x Fouls Conceded x
x Possession x

Scotland Team



No official ranking system established;
ELO rating 12th to 10th
Colours: Dark blue shirts with white collars, white shorts
Capt: Jimmy Simpson Selectors:
Trainer: Robert Manderston (Queen's Park FC)
The Scottish Football Association Selection Committee, of seven members, chosen, following the inter-league match, on Monday, 1 April 1935.
Scotland Lineup
  Jackson, John 27 29 November 1906 G Chelsea FC, England 6 14 GA
  Anderson, Andrew 26 21 February 1909 RB Heart of Midlothian FC 8 0
  Cummings, George 21 5 June 1913 LB Partick Thistle FC 1 0
  Massie, Alexander 29 13 March 1906 RH Heart of Midlothian FC 9 0
  Simpson, James M. 26 29 October 1908 CH Glasgow Rangers FC 3 0
  Brown, George C.P. 28 7 January 1907 LH Glasgow Rangers FC 8 0
  Napier, Charles E. 24 8 October 1910 OR Glasgow Celtic FC 3 2
  Walker, Thomas 19 26 May 1915 IR Heart of Midlothian FC 2 0
  Gallacher, Hugh K. 32 2 February 1903 CF Derby County FC, England 20 24
  McPhail, Robert L. 29 25 October 1905 IL Glasgow Rangers FC 12 4
Duncan, Douglas 25 14 October 1909 OL Derby County FC, England 6 5


Bobby Hogg (Glasgow Celtic FC) and Willie Miller (Partick Thistle FC, traveling reserves). James Dawson and Robert Main (both Glasgow Rangers FC), Chic Geatons and Jimmy McGrory (both Glasgow Celtic FC), Bobby Ancell (St. Mirren FC), Matt Busby (Manchester City FC), Robert Donnelly (Partick Thistle FC) and James Connor (Sunderland AFC).
2-3-5 Jackson -
Anderson, Cummings -
Massie, Simpson, Brown -
Napier, Walker, Gallacher, McPhail, Duncan.


Age tbc Appearances/Goals tbc tbc


England Team



No official ranking system established;
ELO rating 3rd to 5th
Colours: The 1923 uniform - White collared jerseys, navy blue or black shorts, black socks topped with two white hoops
Capt: Eddie Hapgood, third captaincy. Selectors:
In charge: Henry J. Huband and Stanley F. Rous
The fourteen-man FA International Selection Committee, following an inter-league match, on Monday, 1 April 1935.
164th match, W 105 - D 29 - L 30 - F 491 - A 185.
England Lineup
  Hibbs, Henry 28 x G Birmingham FC 22 x GA
  Male, Charles 24 x RB Arsenal FC 3 x
  Hapgood, Edris 26 x LB Arsenal FC 11 x
  Britton, Clifford 25 x RH Everton FC 4 x
  Barker, John 28 x CH Derby County FC 4 x
  Alsford, Walter 23 x LH Tottenham Hotspur FC 1 0
  Geldard, Albert 20 x OR Everton FC 3 x
  Bastin, Clifford 23 x IR Arsenal FC 11 x
  Gurney, Robert 27 x CF Sunderland AFC 1 0
  Westwood, Raymond 22 x IL Bolton Wanderers FC 2 x
  Brook, Eric 27 x OL Manchester City FC 12 x


Tom Gardner (Aston Villa FC) and Raich Carter (Sunderland AFC), also Harry Rose (Cambridge University AFC)

team notes:

Walter Alsford replaced Manchester City FC's Tommy Bray at left-half on Tuesday, 2 April. Bray was unfit to play.
2-3-5 Hibbs -
Male, Hapgood -
Britton, Barker, Alsford -
Geldard, Bastin, Gurney, Westwood, Brook.


Age tbc Appearances/Goals tbc tbc


    Match Report

Source Notes

Scottish Football Association
Scotland - The Complete International Record: Richard Keir
London Hearts
original newspaper reports
FA Yearbooks 1950-60
Alexander Rose